Liberal Arts AA and AS Degrees

Emphasis Area – Wellness

If you are interested in completing a bachelor’s degree in Wellness you should consider taking 12 credit hours from the courses listed below as part of your AA degree in Liberal Arts.

Career Opportunities

The following are some of the career opportunities you can pursue in Wellness:

  • Wellness Coordinator/Fitness Director at a worksite, hospital, YMCA, or YWCA.
  • Coaching
  • Physical Education Teacher
  • Wellness Coach
  • Weight Management Specialist
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Recreational Specialist
  • Personal Trainer
  • Group Exercise Instructor

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Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Emily Oldfather
Grundy Hall 266
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Faculty Mentor

Mikki Savage
Health Education and Services Center 203
319-296-2329 ext.1213
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Student Success Specialist

Kay Wenzel
Grundy Hall 285
319-296-2329 ext.1063
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Academic Advisor

J. Heim
Student Services
Hawkeye Center 208
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Cynthia Bottrell
Grundy Hall 266
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